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Medicinal Plants at Home

More Than 100 Easy, Practical, and Efficient Natural Remedies

María Tránsito López Luengo, Carlota Máñez


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Discover how to grow medicinal plants and create natural remedies right in your own home.

Although more and more people use medicinal plants, many are still unaware of those that are usually present in their own homes. For example, did you know that cranberries are effective in treating bladder problems, that olive helps regulate blood pressure, or that hops promote sleep in children?

In Medicinal Plants at Home, you will find a selection of plants from which you can create natural remedies for every occasion. Learn how to grow and use these medicinal plants, and discover what they can do to boost your family’s health. More than one hundred types of natural plants are presented in this book, grouped by the conditions that they most effectively treat. You will also discover:

Essential remedies to have while traveling
The most useful plants and spices to have in the kitchen
The best plants for respiratory, digestive, tension-related, circulatory, and hepatic concerns

With more than 350 color images, Medicinal Plants at Home is an essential resource for those looking to grow medicinal plants and create their own natural remedies.

Skyhorse, 9781634504560, 240pp.

Publication Date: November 10, 2015

About the Author

María Tránsito López is a pharmacologist, dietitian, and herbal medicine expert. She has published several articles and books on medicinal plants and natural nutrition, including Medicinal Plants at Home, Dieta Anticáncer: La Guía Práctica de Alimentos Saludables, and Come, Disfruta, Adelgaza Dieta a la Vista.

Carlota Mañez is a journalist with significant experience in health magazines and personal well-being. She currently works as a writer and editor for the publisher Océano Ambar. She is the author of several works on natural health.